While you may feel the urge to try to get a tongue, lip and navel piercing out of the way and get them done in one session, it is truly best (and safer) to wait and do them in separate sessions.
Now you can create your own custom tailored body piercing kit for a single piercing all the way up to a massive 250 piercings through the use of pull down menus.
“The first time I did one was when a customer came in for a tattoo and mentioned he had hitch-hiked his way to our shop”, reports Robin Ryan of Lancaster, California.
If you are unsure of the qualifications of your body piercer or tattoo artists, ask to see their health department permit BEFORE you agree to have them do any work on you
“…if you are thinking about getting that new body piercing and the cat is already out of the bag (that you do such things), you may be able to get rock-bottom deals on getting it done…”
The truth is that although if successful, tongue-splitting can be an interesting effect, it is extremely dangerous and not recommended
always ask to see your piercer’s county health department permit and current blood-borne pathogen certification before you get started.
“Make sure you give very careful thought to anything you undertake…”
If you are autoclaving the corks prior to piercing, you should always use the rubber types, since they are not as porous as the cork ones and will not retain moisture or bacteria
“Many body piercers prefer the use of a receiving tube when doing a nostril piercing (rather than shoving a cork up the client’s nose), as well as when doing many cartilage (ear) and hood piercings (genital)…”